Philip Trapp is a writer and journalist who joined Loudwire in February 2019. In addition to covering music and culture for Loudwire, he also contributes to related outlets such as PopCrush, ScreenCrush and Taste of Country. Philip has reported on music and other entertainment since 2016. He previously wrote for Alternative Press, HM Magazine, Music Times, Classicalite and others. Along the way, he's defended Limp Bizkit on Sirius XM, gotten caught in a downpour with the band Hundredth, and he once made Kenny G wait on hold.
Whitesnake Guitarist Reb Beach Misses 4 Shows in a Row, Fans Show Concern
The band's other guitarist had to cover solos for him.
Paul McCartney Joined Onstage by Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi at Tour Closer
It was quite a night in New Jersey.
Brian May Tearful After Queen Performance With Freddie Mercury Hologram
See footage of the touching moment.
Sex Pistols Guitarist Steve Jones Says He’s ‘F—ing Tired’ of the Band’s Music
He said he'd rather listen to Steely Dan.
Do You Know What Rock Song Is the Most Expensive Tune to Use in a Movie?
The classic number is a thunderous anthem.
Walk This Way to See Inside Aerosmith Guitarist Joe Perry’s $4.1M Mansion
House hunters can dream on.
There’s Going to Be a Horror Movie About the Spirit Halloween Store
The ghosts of retail are coming to the big screen.
Official Eddie Van Halen Funko Pop! Figure Is Coming Next Year
The rocker approved it before his death.
Rush Members ‘Speechless’ at Ohio State Marching Band Tribute to Group
See the Buckeyes' salute to late drummer Neil Peart.
Eddie Van Halen Pushed Through a Crowd to Give Tremonti This Guitar Advice
And Mark is forever grateful.